Queens Of The Stone Age have teamed up with comedian Fred Armisen of Saturday Night Live and Portlandia in order to re-release their current album ‘…Like Clockwork’ on an 8GB USB flash-drive.
The USB stick version of the album is also a bottle opener and comes with lyric sheets, photos and music videos. Click above to watch the Liam Lynch-directed infomercial for the new version of the LP, which features Armisen in character as Ricky Chism.
Queens Of The Stone Age have added a second night at London’s Wembley Arena to their November UK and Ireland tour after the first sold out immediately. The band will play now play the 12,500 capacity venue on both November 22 and November 23. Starting in Glasgow on November 16, Queens of the Stone Age’s tour will see them visit Dublin, Belfast, Manchester and Birmingham before ending with the two London dates.
Queens Of The Stone Age were pipped to the Number One spot on the UK Official Album Chart last month by British dance duo Disclosure. Meanwhile, Elton John – a guest on ‘…Like Clockwork’ – recently declared the group’s current LP “probably the best rock album by any band in about five or six years”.
Queens Of The Stone Age will play:
Glasgow Hydro Arena (November 16)
Dublin O2 Arena (17)
Belfast Odyssey (18)
Manchester MEN Arena (20)
Birmingham NIA (21)
London Wembley Arena (22, 23)